Horses easily communicate their intentions and emotions to both humans and herd mates through body language and sounds. It is also interesting to know that body language and vocalizations used by horses are most understandable, unique and fascinating among all equine species. These traits are, basically, why horses are categorized as highly social animals. Therefore, … Continue reading The Basics of Horse Behavior (Part 2)
Horse are similar to humans in several ways. For example, the lovely creatures can communicate using all five senses of hearing, taste, sight, touch and smell. Moreover, the animals effectively communicate with humans, using body language such as posture, movements and other fascinating expressions that indicate love, fear, anger, sadness or illness, among other emotions. … Continue reading The Basics of Horse Behavior (Part 1)
Do you know that all horses in a herd cannot lie down at the same time, and they sleep while standing? The animals also have the largest eyes among all land mammals. There are more than 300 species of horses around the world used for different purposes, including sport, non-sport and recreational activities. Horse and … Continue reading Horse 101: What do you know about horses?
The health condition of pets often depends on the quality of health care they receive. Horses, for example, are hardy animals no matter the breed. Yet, just like every other lovable creature, horses face different ailments which constantly require attention from horse owners and trainers. Through preventive care, a large number of common horse health … Continue reading Horse Health: Everything you need to know about horse problems, treatment and vaccines